Dr Yaegan Doran

B Liberal Studies (Hons)(Sydney), PhD (Sydney)
Lecturer in Linguistics
Research Fellow, LCT Centre for Knowledge-Building

Member of Sydney Southeast Asia Centre

A20 - John Woolley Building
The University of Sydney


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Biographical details

Yaegan Doran is a Lecturer in the Department of Linguistics and Research Fellow in the LCT Centre for Knowledge-Building at the University of Sydney. His research focuses on language, semiosis, knowledge and education from the perspectives of Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory, spanning the interdisciplinary fields of educational linguistics, multimodality, and language and identity.

Research interests

  • Functional Grammar
  • Discourse Semantics
  • Register
  • Genre
  • Semiotics and Multimodality
  • Educational Linguistics
  • Systemic Functional Theory
  • Legitimation Code Theory
  • Knowledge, Identity and Community

Current research students

Project title Research student
A positive discourse analysis of Australia's tobacco control Aurelie MALLET
Interpersonal functionality in Khorchin Mongolian: Discourse and grammar Dongbing ZHANG

Selected grants

2012

  • Knowledge through Semiosis: The role of multimodality in teaching and learning in high schools and university physics; Doran Y; Department of Education (NSW)/State Education Research Approvals Process (SERAP).

Selected publications

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Books

  • Doran, Y. (2018). The Discourse of Physics: Building Knowledge through Language, Mathematics and Image. New York: Routledge. [More Information]

Edited Books

  • Martin, J., Maton, K., Doran, Y. (2019). Accessing Academic Discourse: Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory (forthcoming). London: Routledge (Taylor and Francis). [More Information]
  • Martin, J., Doran, Y., Figueredo, G. (2019). Systemic Functional Language Description: Making Meaning Matter (forthcoming). London: Routledge (Taylor and Francis). [More Information]
  • Martin, J., Doran, Y. (2015). Around Grammar: Phonology, Discourse Semantics and Multimodality. Volume III, Systemic Functional Linguistics: Critical Concepts in Linguistics. London: Routledge. [More Information]
  • Martin, J., Doran, Y. (2015). Context: Register and Genre. Volume IV, Systemic Functional Linguistics: Critical Concepts in Linguistics. London: Routledge. [More Information]
  • Martin, J., Doran, Y. (2015). Grammatical Descriptions. Volume II, Systemic Functional Linguistics: Critical Concepts in Linguistics. London: Routledge.
  • Martin, J., Doran, Y. (2015). Grammatics. Volume I, Systemic Functional Linguistics: Critical Concepts in Linguistics. London: Routledge.
  • Martin, J., Doran, Y. (2015). Language in Education. Volume V, Systemic Functional Linguistics: Critical Concepts in Linguistics. London: Routledge.

Book Chapters

  • Martin, J., Maton, K., Doran, Y. (2019). Academic discourse An Inter-disciplinary dialogue. In J.R. Martin, Karl Maton, Y.J. Doran (Eds.), Accessing Academic Discourse: Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory (forthcoming). London: Routledge (Taylor and Francis).
  • Doran, Y. (2019). Academic formalisms: Toward a semiotic typology. In J.R. Martin, Y.J. Doran, Giacomo Figueredo (Eds.), Systemic Functional Language Description: Making Meaning Matter (forthcoming). London: Routledge (Taylor and Francis).
  • Doran, Y., Martin, J. (2019). Describing languages, understanding language: Systemic Functional theory and description. In J.R. Martin, Y.J. Doran, Giacomo Figueredo (Eds.), Systemic Functional Language Description: Making Meaning Matter (forthcoming). London: Routledge (Taylor and Francis).
  • Doran, Y. (2019). Seeing values: Axiology and implicit evaluation in Australia's 'Invasion'. In J.R. Martin, Karl Maton, Y.J. Doran (Eds.), Accessing Academic Discourse: Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory (forthcoming). London: Routledge (Taylor and Francis).
  • Maton, K., Doran, Y. (2017). Systemic functional linguistics and code theory. In Tom Bartlett, Gerard OGrady (Eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Systemic Functional Linguistics, (pp. 605-618). Abingdon: Routledge. [More Information]

Journals

  • Doran, Y. (2019). Building knowledge through images in physics. Visual Communication, 18(2), 251-277. [More Information]
  • Doran, Y. (2018). Intrinsic functionality of mathematics, metafunctions in Systemic Functional Semiotics. Semiotica, 225, 457-487. [More Information]
  • Maton, K., Doran, Y. (2017). Condensation: A translation device for revealing complexity of knowledge practices in discourse, part 2 - clausing and sequencing. Onomazein, SFL(1), 77-110. [More Information]
  • Maton, K., Doran, Y. (2017). Semantic density: A translation device for revealing complexity of knowledge practices in discourse, part 1-wording. Onomazein, Special Issue SFL(1), 46-76. [More Information]
  • Doran, Y. (2017). The role of mathematics in physics: Building knowledge and describing the empirical world. Onomazein, Special Issue SFL(1), 209-226. [More Information]
  • Doran, Y. (2016). Review of Deborah Cameron and Ivan Panovi?, Working with Written Discourse. Discourse and Communication, 10(2), 198-200. [More Information]
  • Doran, Y. (2016). Review of Stella Bullo, Evaluation in Advertising Reception: A Socio-cognitive and Linguistic Perspective. Discourse and Communication, 10(5), 543-545. [More Information]

2019

  • Martin, J., Maton, K., Doran, Y. (2019). Academic discourse An Inter-disciplinary dialogue. In J.R. Martin, Karl Maton, Y.J. Doran (Eds.), Accessing Academic Discourse: Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory (forthcoming). London: Routledge (Taylor and Francis).
  • Doran, Y. (2019). Academic formalisms: Toward a semiotic typology. In J.R. Martin, Y.J. Doran, Giacomo Figueredo (Eds.), Systemic Functional Language Description: Making Meaning Matter (forthcoming). London: Routledge (Taylor and Francis).
  • Martin, J., Maton, K., Doran, Y. (2019). Accessing Academic Discourse: Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory (forthcoming). London: Routledge (Taylor and Francis). [More Information]
  • Doran, Y. (2019). Building knowledge through images in physics. Visual Communication, 18(2), 251-277. [More Information]
  • Doran, Y., Martin, J. (2019). Describing languages, understanding language: Systemic Functional theory and description. In J.R. Martin, Y.J. Doran, Giacomo Figueredo (Eds.), Systemic Functional Language Description: Making Meaning Matter (forthcoming). London: Routledge (Taylor and Francis).
  • Doran, Y. (2019). Seeing values: Axiology and implicit evaluation in Australia's 'Invasion'. In J.R. Martin, Karl Maton, Y.J. Doran (Eds.), Accessing Academic Discourse: Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory (forthcoming). London: Routledge (Taylor and Francis).
  • Martin, J., Doran, Y., Figueredo, G. (2019). Systemic Functional Language Description: Making Meaning Matter (forthcoming). London: Routledge (Taylor and Francis). [More Information]

2018

  • Doran, Y. (2018). Intrinsic functionality of mathematics, metafunctions in Systemic Functional Semiotics. Semiotica, 225, 457-487. [More Information]
  • Doran, Y. (2018). The Discourse of Physics: Building Knowledge through Language, Mathematics and Image. New York: Routledge. [More Information]

2017

  • Maton, K., Doran, Y. (2017). Condensation: A translation device for revealing complexity of knowledge practices in discourse, part 2 - clausing and sequencing. Onomazein, SFL(1), 77-110. [More Information]
  • Maton, K., Doran, Y. (2017). Semantic density: A translation device for revealing complexity of knowledge practices in discourse, part 1-wording. Onomazein, Special Issue SFL(1), 46-76. [More Information]
  • Maton, K., Doran, Y. (2017). Systemic functional linguistics and code theory. In Tom Bartlett, Gerard OGrady (Eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Systemic Functional Linguistics, (pp. 605-618). Abingdon: Routledge. [More Information]
  • Doran, Y. (2017). The role of mathematics in physics: Building knowledge and describing the empirical world. Onomazein, Special Issue SFL(1), 209-226. [More Information]

2016

  • Doran, Y. (2016). Review of Deborah Cameron and Ivan Panovi?, Working with Written Discourse. Discourse and Communication, 10(2), 198-200. [More Information]
  • Doran, Y. (2016). Review of Stella Bullo, Evaluation in Advertising Reception: A Socio-cognitive and Linguistic Perspective. Discourse and Communication, 10(5), 543-545. [More Information]

2015

  • Martin, J., Doran, Y. (2015). Around Grammar: Phonology, Discourse Semantics and Multimodality. Volume III, Systemic Functional Linguistics: Critical Concepts in Linguistics. London: Routledge. [More Information]
  • Martin, J., Doran, Y. (2015). Context: Register and Genre. Volume IV, Systemic Functional Linguistics: Critical Concepts in Linguistics. London: Routledge. [More Information]
  • Martin, J., Doran, Y. (2015). Grammatical Descriptions. Volume II, Systemic Functional Linguistics: Critical Concepts in Linguistics. London: Routledge.
  • Martin, J., Doran, Y. (2015). Grammatics. Volume I, Systemic Functional Linguistics: Critical Concepts in Linguistics. London: Routledge.
  • Martin, J., Doran, Y. (2015). Language in Education. Volume V, Systemic Functional Linguistics: Critical Concepts in Linguistics. London: Routledge.

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